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Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application

i am new to visual basic.i have visual basic 2010 express edition and oracle 10g express installed.

I am trying to connect to an Oracle database and I want to add an Oracle Data Source, but the only options that I have are:
Microsoft Access DB File
Microsoft SQL Server Compact 3.5
Microsoft SQL Server DB File

i want to use oracle. so please help me. can someone please tell me why visual basic is not showing oracle option and how to get the oracle shown in the options.i tried adding the reference oracle.dataAccess.dll file but still it is not working

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